Roman Waalpainting on a bridge in Nijmegen with woman cycling
Roman Waalpainting on a bridge in Nijmegen with woman cycling

Radboud Institute for Culture & History

The Radboud Institute for Culture & History (RICH) is a research institute dedicated to exploring the present and the past through the lenses of culture, history, literature, and art. Collaborating with academic and societal partners, we inquire into various topics—from ideas to tangible objects—to deepen our understanding and provide context for pressing societal challenges such as inequality and climate change.

Highlights

Eric Moormann

Sarton Medal awarded to Eric Moormann

On 22 February, Prof. Eric Moormann will receive a Sarton Medal from the Sarton Committee of Ghent University in the atrium of the faculty library.

Matthias van Rossum

Matthias van Rossum appointed professor by special appointment Global Histories of Labour and Colonialism

Radboud University and the International Institute of Social History (IISH) are jointly establishing the Special Chair in Global Histories of Labour and Colonialism, to be filled by Matthias van Rossum from 1 February 2024.

Uitreiking RICH Masters Thesis Award

Announcing the winner of the RICH Master's Thesis Award

The winner of this year’s RICH Master's Thesis Award is Tourism and Culture graduate Marie Limme. She receives the award for her thesis on the influence of backpackers on TikTok.

Events

Meeting research group 'The Eighties' with Bart Stol

Radboud Ancient and Medieval Lecture Series: Hans Lamers

Auschwitz-Birkenau in the 21st century: Preserving heritage in a digital age

Visiting address

The Radboud Institute for Culture and History is located in the Erasmus Building in Nijmegen.

Erasmusplein 1
6525 HT Nijmegen

Contact

Get in touch with the research institute by contacting the RICH office. Follow us on Twitter.